Angry Birds Star Wars Comes Out November 8th

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    In what is perhaps the inevitable next step for the marketing juggernaut that is Angry Birds, Rovio has teamed up with George Lucas for the next installment in the Birds-Kill-Pigs franchise.

    Angry Birds Star Wars, the company announced today, will be released on November 8th for iOS and Mac, as well as a host of other platforms.

    Rovio is going all out with the marketing tie-in, launching a Tumblr page with fan art, wallpapers, and more.

    Article Link: Angry Birds Star Wars Comes Out November 8th
     
  2. Solomani macrumors 68020

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    The Bacon is strong in this one.


    Use the Egg Luke, use the Egg.
     
  3. JPark macrumors 6502a

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    Excellent timing! I could probably use some cheering up after the elections.
     
  4. dfinecy macrumors regular

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    I suppose this is just the natural progression.... *sigh*
     
  5. xxgilxx macrumors regular

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    George Lucas would have never allowed this!...Oh wait he did!
     
  6. olowott macrumors 6502a

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    sooooo interested in this version :D:D

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  8. supmango macrumors 6502

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    I wonder if this one will actually be compatible with the iPhone 5's 4 inch screen.
     
  9. APlotdevice macrumors 68040

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    Two over-milked franchises for the price of one!
     
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    Looks like I will finally make the Angry Birds jump. So excited!
     
  11. JPark macrumors 6502a

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    Very true. Over the years I've gotten to the point where I don't automatically buy every new Star Wars thingy that comes out just because it's Star Wars and over the months I've stopped buying new Angry Birds games. But bring the two together and I'm all in!
     
  12. phillipduran macrumors 6502a

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    Not cutting edge, New York hipsters like you.

    As for the rest of us, :) fun is fun :) and we don't care if it is stylish. :)
     
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    JPark macrumors 6502a

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    Thank you for checking in anyway to let us know that. But hey! There's a link to your software in your signature for us to click on and you were subtle enough that people may not even consider this spamming. Well played!
     
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  15. FlameofAnor macrumors regular

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    The real Lucas died years ago...... he's strictly animatronic these days. ;)
     
  16. JPark macrumors 6502a

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    Absolutely not true! They did away with animatronics years ago. George is strictly CGI now. :)
     
  17. bulldoze macrumors regular

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    My 5yr old boy loves Angry Birds and is a big fan of Star Wars stuff.

    When he saw this I think he fell off his chair! I pity the school teachers, they will hear nothing else from now until Nov 8th.
     
  18. Lukeyy19 macrumors 6502a

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    I think i'll give this a miss, but seeing as they're doing movie tie-ins, i'm waiting for this:

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  19. Ishimaru macrumors 6502a

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    I agree, I lost interest after the first one. Space was "fun" for almost a minute.
     
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  21. maroontiger2k9 macrumors regular

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    "Angry Birds Space", "Bad Pigs", now this?!

    What next?!, Angry Birds, the Musical?
     
  22. MattInOz macrumors 68030

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    Could be an Angry Birds - Wiggles joint venture?
    They are already colour co-ordinated.
     
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    your lack of faith is disturbing
     
  24. ChristianJapan macrumors 68040

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    An Apple/Googe/Samsung version. :D
    Pigs holding a SG3 or Note get hit by an :apple:
    Or vice-versa for "the other" platform (which wouldn't be approved by :apple:)
     

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